Textual thesaurus for "area"

(noun) expanse, surface area

the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary

the area of a rectangle; it was about 500 square feet in area

(noun) region

a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve

in the abdominal region

(noun) country

a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography)

it was a mountainous area; Bible country

(noun) orbit, field, arena, sphere, domain

a particular environment or walk of life

his social sphere is limited; it was a closed area of employment; he's out of my orbit